Buffalo State opened the game with a 12-2 run, before Oswego took over the opening stanza. The Lakers responded with a 13-0 run of their own, and closed out the stanza with a 49-37 lead. Oswego shot 61.3-percent from the field, including hitting 4 of 5 from long range in the opening 20 minutes. The Lakers stayed in control in the second half, never letting the Bengals cut the deficit to single digits.
Todd Franze (Westfield/Westfield) and Nicholas Perioli (Liverpool/Liverpool) led Oswego with 20 points each. Franze added seven assists. Ahmad Mims (Syracuse/CNS) added 15 points and eight boards, and Tom Downing (Staten Island/Curtis) had 14 points.
Dion Mozelle (Rego Park/Xaverian) led Buffalo State with 17 points and nine rebounds. Gregg Jones (Syracuse/Nottingham) and Dante Griggs (Bronx/Chester Academy) each scored 15 points, and Jobany Tirado (Syracuse/Corcoran) scored 11.
The Bengals will visit Brockport on Friday at 8 p.m. for a conference match-up.